Site C dam construction to start next summer

!Energy Minister Bill Bennett, BC Hydro CEO Jessica McDonald and Premier Christy Clark announce decision to proceed with the Site C dam on the Peace River Tuesday at the B.C. legislature. - Tom Fletcher/Black Press
  • posted Dec 16, 2014 at 4:00 PM

Province to take less revenue from BC Hydro to minimize its debt, says $8 billion project is the cheapest available option to meet demand

Community

LDM supports food bank

  • updated Dec 16, 2014 at 2:28 PM

Lakes District Maintenance (LDM) donated $1500 to support the Lakes District Food Bank.

Community

Getting ready for Christmas

  • posted Dec 16, 2014 at 2:00 PM

Many people took advantage of the mild weather to get their houses all set up for the Christmas season.

Entertainment

Lakes District Community Choir tells the story through music

  • updated Dec 16, 2014 at 2:25 PM

The Lakes District Community Choir touched the hearts of dozens of residents in Burns Lake.

News

Wet’suwet’en First Nation signs LNG agreement with province

  • updated Dec 16, 2014 at 2:18 PM

Wet’suwet’en First Nation will receive approximately $2.8 million out of the agreement.

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